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2 October 2002
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Autor: Ian Stewart, Associated Press

...According to the Oakland office of Sweatshop Watch, an industry watchdog group, more than 200 garment workers -- mostly Chinese immigrant women -- worked for months without pay at Wins of California, Win Fashion and Win Industries of America....Wins...

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1 October 2002
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Autor: Independent [Bangladesh]

Some 51 women workers of different factories and institutions were sexually abused, five of them were brutally killed after rape in the first six months of this year in the country. Disclosing a recent report prepared by Bangladesh Institute of Labour...

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30 September 2002
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Autor: Sherrill Nixon, Sydney Morning Herald

Employers would have to hold open the jobs of working parents for up to five years after the birth of a child under a union test case to extend unpaid maternity leave. In a far-reaching bid to entrench working parents' rights in the industrial system,...

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30 September 2002
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Autor: Sherrill Nixon, Sydney Morning Herald

Employers must be flexible enough to accommodate their workers' family responsibilities or risk legal action, lawyers are warning after women successfully took their bosses to court. The law protecting working women's rights has become considerably...

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26 September 2002
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Autor: Scott Leith, Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Coca-Cola has been promoting women and minorities at a faster rate than white men, but a court-appointed task force still found that many minority workers believe they are treated less fairly...The report on the workplace climate at Coca-Cola, issued...

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4 September 2002
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Autor: Louisa Cleave, New Zealand Herald

Women's income over the past 17 years has gained little ground against men, with the gap narrowing just 5 per cent

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1 September 2002
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Autor: Aron Cramer, Business for Social Responsibility

BSR has conducted a study of the general and reproductive health needs of women in global supply chains. The study - focused on China, India, Indonesia and Mexico - details the health needs faced by women working in the supply chains serving global...

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27 August 2002
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Autor: United Food and Commercial Workers International Union

Mothers, Menstruating Women and Older Workers Bear the Brunt of Jim Beams Bathroom Ban - Rally to Support Jim Beam Workers Noon, August 28 Shepherdsville, Kentucky - Almost half the workers, mostly women, on the Jim Beam bottling line in Clermont,...

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20 August 2002
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Autor: U.N. Development Programme

The [UNDP] project has trained 400 media professionals, helping them develop ways to present women in Pakistan in a new light in programmes aired by the Pakistan Television Corporation and ensure that all the corporation's productions are sensitive to...

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19 August 2002
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Autor: Laurent Belsie, Christian Science Monitor

Those within five years of the normal retirement age have made no progress - relative to men's earnings - since 1975...Discrimination? Perhaps. But the findings suggest other factors are at work.

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